1.   Prof. Sreenivas Jayanti, Department of Chemical Engineering has been nominated as a Member of the Research Council of the CSIR-Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research, Dhanbad for a period of three years (2013-16). 

 2.   Prof. M. V. Sangaranarayanan,  Department  of  Chemistry has  been  re-nominated as a Member of the CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi for a second term of three years (2013-16).